Terrorist attack Sunjwan Army camp in Jammu: One jawan, civilian injured


(Online Desk)

Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists today carried out an attack on an Army camp on the outskirts of Jammu city leaving three people injured so far.

The terrorists breached the rear side of the Sunjwan Army camp near Chenni in the outskirts of the city during the intervening night, officials said.

Intelligence inputs had warned an attack on the army or security establishment by Jaish-e-Mohammed in view of the death anniversary of Afzal Guru who was hanged on February 9, 2013.

According to a news agency, Gunshots were heard inside the Sunjwan Army camp. Jammu’s IGP SD Singh Jamwal said that around 4:55 am suspicious movement was noticed.

The number of terrorists inside the camp isn’t known. They have been cornered in one of the family quarters.

The officials said that the family quarters were located at the rear side of the army camp. However, militants, believed to be two or three have been isolated.

So far, there were reports of three people injured.

According to sources one jawan and his daughter have been injured in the firing.